Posts tagged "Announcement"
[PREMIERE] BLONDE DOCTOR RELEASE SOPHOMORE EP: NO BRAINER

[PREMIERE] BLONDE DOCTOR RELEASE SOPHOMORE EP: NO BRAINER

If you’ve been hiding under your bed listening to Rise Against and Fall Out Boy—circa early 2000s—during this summer heat, then you’re sort of forgiven for not knowing who Blonde Doctor are yet. But if you still don’t know them by 19th January with the launch of their second EP No Brainer, then you’ll be...
[NEWS] YOUNG BAND ALIUM RELEASE EPIC DEBUT SINGLE ‘MESSENGER’

[NEWS] YOUNG BAND ALIUM RELEASE EPIC DEBUT SINGLE ‘MESSENGER’

Adelaide’s metal newcomers Alium have been hard at work developing their sound and chops by appearing in band competitions and metal gigs alike for the past couple of years. Their debut single ‘Messenger’ was released on the 5th of January, and boasts modern fidelity (courtesy of Andy Kite from Against The Grain Studio) and a...
[NEWS] AUSTRALIAN PROG GIANTS NE OBLIVISCARIS TO TOP BILL OF TECH METAL ALL-STARS

[NEWS] AUSTRALIAN PROG GIANTS NE OBLIVISCARIS TO TOP BILL OF TECH METAL ALL-STARS

Following on from their third album Urn which was released in 2017, to the usual high critical acclaim Ne Obliviscaris have become synonymous with, the band has finally announced plans to tour the record around Australia. Fans will get the chance to see the monolithic tracks of Urn live for the first time, and also...
[NEWS] BLUESFEST: SECOND RAY LA MONTAGNE SHOWS ADDED FOR MELBOURNE AND SYDNEY

[NEWS] BLUESFEST: SECOND RAY LA MONTAGNE SHOWS ADDED FOR MELBOURNE AND SYDNEY

Due to popular demand, second shows for Ray LaMontagne have been added in Melbourne and Sydney this April. Grammy-winning, Ray LaMontagne will play a second show in Sydney’s State Theatre on Thursday 25th April along with a second Melbourne show on Sunday 28th April 2019 in the Palais Theatre. The singer-songwriter who is making his long-awaited return Down...
[NEWS] SLAYER WITH SPECIAL GUESTS ANTHRAX AND BEHEMOTH ANNOUNCE DOWNLOAD SIDESHOWS

[NEWS] SLAYER WITH SPECIAL GUESTS ANTHRAX AND BEHEMOTH ANNOUNCE DOWNLOAD SIDESHOWS

United by their appearance at Download 2019, two of thrash metal’s ‘Big Four’ Slayer and Anthrax are joined by the Polish dark lords Behemoth for two nights of absolute mayhem as they hit the unsuspecting folk of Brisbane at The Riverstage, and Adelaide’s AEC Arena this March. This will be the last opportunity for fans to...
[NEWS] BLUESFEST: FIVE MORE FESTIVAL ACTS FOR AUSTRALIAN TOURS

[NEWS] BLUESFEST: FIVE MORE FESTIVAL ACTS FOR AUSTRALIAN TOURS

Adding to the excitement of Bluesfest Touring’s recent Bluesfest on-the-road announcement, comes the addition of five more festival acts to play shows around the country in 2019. Music lovers can expect a stellar selection of blues, roots, Celtic folk, punk, Americana and more from the five just announced acts. David Gray After scaling enormous heights...
[NEWS] ADELAIDE HEAVY UP-AND-COMERS 23/19 DROP CRUSHING NEW SINGLE/VIDEO ‘THOUSAND EYES (REGRET)’

[NEWS] ADELAIDE HEAVY UP-AND-COMERS 23/19 DROP CRUSHING NEW SINGLE/VIDEO ‘THOUSAND EYES (REGRET)’

Adelaide upstarts 23/19 have been causing a stir in the Australian heavy scene thanks to their raucous live show—nabbing massive support slots alongside Aussie treasures like Make Them Suffer and Polaris, and international heavyweights like The Acacia Strain and Counterparts. The band dropped their debut EP Broken at the start of 2018 which won over...
[NEWS] TEMTRIS RETURN TO ADELAIDE FOR RAPTURE TOUR

[NEWS] TEMTRIS RETURN TO ADELAIDE FOR RAPTURE TOUR

If you missed Temtris at Adelaide’s premier heavy metal festival, Churches of Steel, don’t sweat it! The New South Wales powerhouse will be back in support of their epic new album. Rapture is the band’s fifth release, dropping earlier this month. Musically akin to Judas Priest, Doro and the late Ronnie James Dio, this will...
[NEWS] TRAPT ANNOUNCE AUSSIE 2019 TOUR

[NEWS] TRAPT ANNOUNCE AUSSIE 2019 TOUR

Californian active hard rock favourites Trapt return Down Under to play highlights from their self-titled classic album Trapt, plus a selection of other favourites. Trapt was the band’s major-label debut; a perfect mix of hard rock with catchy hooks, dynamic choruses, and memorable lyrics. Fusing together propulsive guitars and unforgettable upbeat refrains, the guys are adept at producing empowering arena-worthy anthems. In...
[NEWS] ADELAIDE’S AS I DESTRUCT RELEASE DEBUT ALBUM, DROP MUSIC VIDEO AND EMBARK ON AUSSIE ALBUM TOUR

[NEWS] ADELAIDE’S AS I DESTRUCT RELEASE DEBUT ALBUM, DROP MUSIC VIDEO AND EMBARK ON AUSSIE ALBUM TOUR

As I Destruct continue Adelaide’s legacy for producing world class heavy music. Stepping forward from the shadows of obscurity, the five-piece have produced a near-flawless debut in From Fear To Oblivion—emerging as the next vital contender in the Australian metal scene. Led by brutal first single ‘Question of Faith,’ the album is an impressive assault of melodic, groove-laden death metal. For fans, From...
[NEWS] DAY OF THE DEAD CELEBRATION WITH MEXICAN WRESTLING IS COMING TO ADELAIDE

[NEWS] DAY OF THE DEAD CELEBRATION WITH MEXICAN WRESTLING IS COMING TO ADELAIDE

In an Adelaide first, Melbourne based Mexican entertainment Group, Lucha Fantastica, bring Mexican wrestling to HQ Complex for the ultimate Day of the Dead celebration on Friday, 26th October. Lucha Fantastica is Australia’s only Mexican performance company to bring not only the entertainment and music of Mexico to Australia, but also the Mexican culture. “Our Day of the Dead...
[NEWS] VAN MORRISON TO RELEASE 40TH STUDIO ALBUM

[NEWS] VAN MORRISON TO RELEASE 40TH STUDIO ALBUM

Van Morrison has announced details of a new album, The Prophet Speaks—his 40th studio album. The Prophet Speaks will be released on 7th December on CD, 2 x 12” and all digital platforms via Caroline Australia. The 14-track album follows a recent run of hugely acclaimed albums (Roll With The Punches, Versatile and You’re Driving Me Crazy), each of which have...